Documenting the life and career of Samuel Hughes (b. 1913), a historian and lawyer who was appointed Justice of the Supreme Court of Ontario in 1958. Interview topics include: University of Toronto; Oxford University; articling; Osgoode Hall Law School; World War II; early practice; Chairman, Ontario Highway Transport Board; Justice, High Court, Supreme Court of Ontario; Chairman, Civil Service Commission, Canada; select cases; Supernumerary Judge, 1978. Interview conducted by Christine J.N. Kates. File includes 19 audio cassette recordings from a series of 10 interviews and a transcript with index (479 p.).
Physical Description: 2 files of textual records (includes 19 audio cassettes (ca. 1110 minutes))
Restrictions: Closed until death
Container Info: (Textual records located in container B436920; sound recordings located in container B436725)
Location: Pp. 120-149, 176-210, 244- 284 closed completely until the earlier of the death or the retirement from the bench of Judith Miriam Bell (Oyen) (retirement estimated to be on 7 Feb. 2015); pp. 150-176, 211-244 closed completely until 20 Mar. 2008